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Tuesday, 10 May 2022 (YJC)_ Ecuador's interior minister says 43 prisoners were killed and 108 escaped during a prison riot.
News ID: 56880    Publish Date : 2022/05/10

Friday, 25 September 2020 (YJC)_ A volcanic eruption in Ecuador has covered 80,000 hectares of farming land.
News ID: 48252    Publish Date : 2020/09/25

TEHRAN, oct 17_Ecuador has reaffirmed the six-year prison sentence given to former vice president Jorge Glas for receiving millions of dollars in kickbacks as part of a corruption scandal, the prosecutor's office says.
News ID: 43962    Publish Date : 2019/10/17

TEHRAN, Apr 20 - A senior diplomat who used to work in the Ecuadorian embassy in London until last summer has denied claims by the country’s government that Julian Assange was evicted from the mission because of his disrespectful behavior, saying the press freedom activist suffered from a government plot to force him out.
News ID: 38178    Publish Date : 2019/04/20

TEHRAN, Jan 4 - Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno on Thursday asked the country's prosecutor to probe $4.9 billion of oil-related infrastructure projects, alleging that the OPEC nation's money was looted during the decade-long tenure of his leftist predecessor.
News ID: 33716    Publish Date : 2019/01/04

TEHRAN, October 30 - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Monday that Ecuador is seeking to end his asylum in its London embassy and hand him over to the United States, but a judge rejected his lawsuit over embassy living conditions.
News ID: 30819    Publish Date : 2018/10/30

TEHRAN, October 26 - The United Kingdom told Ecuador in August that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would not be extradited if he left the country's London embassy, where he has lived under asylum since 2012, Ecuador's top government attorney said on Thursday.
News ID: 30656    Publish Date : 2018/10/26

TEHRAN, October 24 -Former Ecuadorean president Rafael Correa says his country’s incumbent government will extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange — who has taken shelter in the Ecuadorian Embassy in the UK — to the United States, despite its legal obligation to protect the Australian national, who has also obtained Ecuadorian citizenship.
News ID: 30584    Publish Date : 2018/10/24

TEHRAN, October 15 -Ecuador has restored partial internet access to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who took refuge in the country’s London Embassy more than six years ago, WikiLeaks and an Assange lawyer said separately on Sunday.
News ID: 30220    Publish Date : 2018/10/15

TEHRAN, October 06 - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says Riyadh “will pay nothing” to the United States for the kingdom's “security,” in rebuttal to US President Donald Trump who recently said King Salman would not last in power “for two weeks” without US military support.
News ID: 29755    Publish Date : 2018/10/06

TEHRAN, October 06 - Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Jose Valencia Amores on Friday reaffirmed the country’s decision to grant asylum to the WikiLeaks whistleblowing website’s founder, Julian Assange.
News ID: 29756    Publish Date : 2018/10/06

TEHRAN, September 02 - A bus crash in Ecuador's Andes mountains left 11 people dead, authorities said Saturday, bringing the country's death toll from such accidents to 46 in the past three weeks.
News ID: 28265    Publish Date : 2018/09/02

TEHRAN, August 24 - Ecuador has withdrawn from a regional bloc led by Venezuela in a bid to further distance itself from that country's socialist government.
News ID: 27846    Publish Date : 2018/08/24

TEHRAN, August 23 - More than 200 desperate Venezuelan migrants crossed the border illegally into Ecuador on Tuesday, fleeing misery at home as they raced to Peru before new rules requiring they hold a valid passport kick in.
News ID: 27815    Publish Date : 2018/08/23

TEHRAN, July 29 - Ecuador is in talks with Britain over the fate of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up at Ecuador's embassy in London since 2012 when he was granted political asylum, the country's president said in an interview published Sunday.
News ID: 26638    Publish Date : 2018/07/29

TEHRAN, June 28 - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday turns the focus of his Latin America trip to Ecuador, a country emerging from 10 years of leftist rule with a newfound interest in patching up relations with the United States.
News ID: 25102    Publish Date : 2018/06/28

TEHRAN, May 18 - The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, ordered the withdrawal on Thursday of additional security assigned to the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has remained for almost six years.
News ID: 23113    Publish Date : 2018/05/18

TEHRAN, April 18 - Two more Ecuadorans have been kidnapped near the border with Colombia by the same group responsible for the recent abductions and killing of two journalists and their driver, the government said on Tuesday.
News ID: 21829    Publish Date : 2018/04/18

TEHRAN, April 14 - Ecuador on Friday confirmed the deaths of two journalists and their driver who had been kidnapped by renegade Colombian rebels -- and quickly launched a retaliatory military operation in the area where they were snatched.
News ID: 21692    Publish Date : 2018/04/14

TEHRAN, April 13 -Ecuador’s President Lenin Moreno on Thursday gave a Colombian insurgent group 12 hours to prove that two journalists and their driver, kidnapped last month on their common border, are alive or their security forces would take joint action against them.
News ID: 21652    Publish Date : 2018/04/13